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director of nursing administrator resume example with 18+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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Summary

Behavioral Health Registered Nurse possessing skills needed to help mental health patients make beneficial life changes. Promoting successful 30-year nursing career ranging from Home Health, Hospice, Director of Nursing and Behavioral Health. Ready to tackle new nursing position helping people lead healthy, successful lives.

Skills
  • Case Manager
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Writing and carrying out Plans of Care accordingly to individual patient needs, building trust with family unit.
  • Hire and fire employees, Skilled Nursing Procedures Knowledge with 30 yrs experience.
  • Home visits
  • Palliative and Pain Management
  • Family and patient support
  • BAC screening/drug screen collection
  • Patient relations
  • Records maintenance
  • Psychiatric and Mental Health Care
  • Geriatric treatment knowledge
  • Nursing staff leadership
  • Patient education and counseling
  • Emotional awareness
  • Intake and discharge
  • Seizure management
  • Addiction therapy
  • Group therapy
  • BLS
Education and Training
East TN State University Johnson City, TN, Expected in 05/1992 Associate of Science : Nursing - GPA :
  • Completed 1 yr of Medical Lab Technology
  • Ran Cross Country
  • Listed in top 20 nursing schools in the United States.
East Tennessee State University Johnson City, TN Expected in : Public Health Administration - GPA :
  • 12 HOURS SHY OF OBTAINING B.S.
  • Runner for Cross Country Team, 1984 to 1988
  • Christian Student Athletes Member, 1984-88
Experience
Cleveland Clinic - Director of Nursing Administrator
Canton, OH, 03/2011 - 06/2021
  • Monitored development, implementation and updates of individualized care plans.
  • Coordinated medical and health services in compliance with government regulations and policies.
  • Implemented and directed clinical services and operations to deliver competent, patient care
  • Communicated with patients either one on one counseling or via Tele health with compassion utilizing case management keeping medical information private while notifying Physicians, MSW, PT, OT, ST,etc.
  • Managed changes in integrated health care delivery systems and technological innovations while keeping focus on quality of care.
  • Constructed work schedules and staff assignments.
  • Recruited, hired and trained new medical and facility staff.
  • Collaborated with physicians on patient medications, medical needs and performance.
  • Actively participated in family and patient planning processes.
  • Collaborated in consults, patient care plans development, patient monitoring and evaluations.
  • Determined and coordinated appropriate level of care to meet individual patient needs.
  • Arranged placement of admissions and transfers in accordance with clinical standards and guidelines.
Amedisys Home Health Services - RN Hospice
Allentown, PA, 07/2007 - 11/2009
  • Listened to patient and loved ones, offering emotional support and kindness to help with end-of-life transition.
  • Guided patients' loved ones and caregivers in pain management, wound care and medication dosing.
  • Created and applied tailored care plan that would meet the patient's individualized needs.
  • Delivered respectful, compassionate care to my patient and family members.
  • Helped patient and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Interpreted and evaluated diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
  • Modified patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
  • Referred patient to specialized health resources or community agencies to furnish additional assistance.
  • Administered oral, IV and intra-muscular medications and monitored patient reactions.
Cleveland Clinic - RN Case Manager
Twinsburg, OH, 03/2007 - 07/2007
  • Developed patient care plans, overall patient health assessments and evaluations.
  • Determined and coordinated appropriate level of care to meet individual patient needs.
  • Advocated for patients by identifying insurance coverage, communicating care preferences to practitioners and verifying interventions met patients' treatment goals.
  • Administered medications and treatment plans in accordance with physician orders.
  • Arranged placement of new patient admissions and transfers according to clinical standards and guidelines.
  • Conducted evaluations to address changes in patient needs, conditions and medications.
  • Liaised between injured workers and hospital staff to organize treatment and after-care services.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient conditions to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Instructed patients, families and caregivers on diagnoses, chronic disease management and medication self-management.
  • Evaluated patients to develop and update treatment plans while anticipating day-to-day needs.
  • Monitored patient vitals post-surgery, managed medical equipment and administered medications and IVs.
  • Recorded information via Medical Electronic Records
IHS Home Health - RN Private Duty
City, STATE, 09/2003 - 02/2007
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Provided patient and family health education focusing on self-management, prevention and wellness.
  • Counseled patient and caregiver, providing emotional, psychological and spiritual support.
  • Implemented Plan of Care and revised accordingly
  • Monitored patient safety due to Alzheimer's and deteriorating mental status
Company Name - Home Health RN Case Manager
City, State, 03/1997 - 08/2002
  • Developed care plans, covering goals based on nursing diagnosis and incorporating therapeutic, preventive and rehabilitative nursing actions.
  • Utilized learned nursing skills for wound care, vital sign checking and medication assistance.
  • Completed initial assessments of patients and family to determine and address individual home care needs.
  • Conducted regular re-evaluations to address changes in needs and conditions, and introduced revisions to care plans.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Responded to emergency situations with speed, expertise and level-headed approaches to provide optimal care, support and life-saving interventions.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Maintained strict patient data procedures to comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Referred patients to specialized health resources or community agencies to furnish additional assistance.
  • Participated in on-call rotations and delivered after-hours care.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.
Company Name - RN Home Health/Hospice Case Manager
City, State, 04/1995 - 03/1997
  • Completed initial assessments of patients and family to determine and address individual home care needs.
  • Conducted regular re-evaluations to address changes in needs and conditions, and introduced revisions to care plans.
  • Participated in on-call rotations and delivered after-hours care.
  • Supported patients with activities of daily living and functional mobility to improve comfort and quality of life and reduce pain.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Interpreted and evaluated diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
  • Administered oral, IV and intra-muscular medications and monitored patient reactions.
Company Name - Director of Nursing
City, State, 11/1992 - 03/1995
  • Assessed competency of clinical staff to promote quality, continuity and safety.
  • Began working weekends while working FT as Staff RN Home Health until promoted FT
  • Administered executive supervision, exercising independent judgment to select proper course of action in policies and procedures.
  • Developed and maintained staffing schedule in accordance with contract terms, budget mandates and accreditation standards for nursing coverage.
  • Explained policies, procedures and services to patients and families.
  • Maintained rounds with facility M.D.
  • Implemented and revised care plans per patient.
  • Maintained Nursing/CNA schedules
  • Recruited, hired and trained new medical and facility staff.

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School Attended

  • East TN State University
  • East Tennessee State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Director of Nursing Administrator
  • RN Hospice
  • RN Case Manager
  • RN Private Duty
  • Home Health RN Case Manager
  • RN Home Health/Hospice Case Manager
  • Director of Nursing

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • Some College (No Degree)

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